Robert Ingpen's original design of an image of Muttiah Muralitharan, Sri Lankan spinner, included in a tapestry celebrating 150 years of performances and events on the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The artist's original image number (188) and subject's name are handwritten below the design. A sheet of tracing paper, with the grid references for the layout of the tapestry, folds over the artwork which is signed and dated by the artist.
0 - Whole: H: 420 W: 297 D: 2mm (H: 16 9/16 W: 11 11/16 D: 1/16")
Muttiah Muralitharan; 17 Apr 1972
Robert Ingpen; 13 Oct 1936
Victorian Tapestry Workshop
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Robert Ingpen